Pettygrove family collection, 1843-1976.
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Philip Foster, a native of Maine who came to Oregon in the 1840s, established businesses and farms in the Willamette Valley. He served as treasurer of the Oregon provisional government, school board official in Clackamas County, farmer in Eagle River, Oregon, and he helped to build and maintain the Barlow Road. He was the brother-in-law and business partner of Francis W. Pettygrove, one of the founders of Portland, Oregon. From the description of Philip Foster papers, 1834-967 (bulk ...